• Working with leading Architects and Engineers in building restoration; planning and executing complex and difficult projects, the employees of PRESERV have gained over the past twenty years, the technical and hands on experience necessary to produce the quality of work and the level of service necessary for today’s demanding market.
  • PRESERV is committed to providing innovative restoration, preservation and building services to the owner, building manager, preservationist, architect or engineer.
  • Through our consulting professionals and staff personnel, PRESERV can assist in every phase of planning, production and project management.
  • Office facilities house computerized abilities to provide critical path and project management scheduling, spreadsheet analysis, precise job costing and time material record keeping.
  • Shop and warehouse facilities provide field crews with the equipment, materials and specialty items on a day to day basis. PRESERV has the ability to report from the field any custom order requirements and produce them without delays from suppliers.


  • Ornamental stone, terra cotta and wood fabricators to replace in kind or with substitute materials.
  • Decorative stucco and cementitious brownstone repair and patching.
  • Cast iron repair, replacement and refurbishment.
  • Cleaning of masonry surfaces by pressurized water and chemical methods.
  • Installation of all leading roofing systems with manufacturers warrantees.
  • Decorative and functional sheet metal, aluminum and copper repair and replacement.


  • Project design consultation with clients to meet their needs.
  • Identify specialists for materials conservation
  • Direct relationship with manufacturer’s representatives and technical support staff.
  • Hands on project management and field supervision.
  • Landmarks Preservation Commission submissions and presentations.
  • Secure approvals from regulatory agencies.


  • Exploratory probe work.
  • Test cleaning and sampling.
  • Mortar and stone analysis.
  • Historical research.
  • Color matching for composite stonework.
  • Roofing analysis and sampling.
  • Roof maintenance and inspection contracts.


  • Full service construction
  • General contracting and construction management
  • Commercial
  • Institutional
  • Residential


New Projects: 443 Greenwich Street

PRESERV has been awarded the contract for the façade restoration of this 1905, 7-story Tribeca landmark. Working with David Abramson of CTS Architects and Carlos Huezo of Renotal Construction in conjunction with the owners Metro Loft Management. The façade restoration will include masonry cleaning and pointing on four exterior elevations and four interior courtyard elevations, along with bluestone and brownstone repair and patching. In addition, fabrication and installation of 580 custom steel replica shutters and a custom cast iron cornice are included in the scope of work.

Michael Trotter is the project manager of this extensive project.

Completion is anticipated for late 2013.

Completed Projects: 76 Laight Street

Recently PRESERV has completed Phase I at 76 Laight Street. Working with Lisa Easton of Easton Architects, LLP this phase included complete cleaning and repointing of two street façades of this Tribeca former warehouse. Chris Donaldson is the project manager on this multi-phase project. Phase II will include restoration of the sidewalk, vault light loading dock, and installation of a new canopy. Phase III will include replacement of the roof and deck structure.

Completion is anticipated of the Spring of 2014.

New York
96 14th Street Brooklyn NY 11215 T 718 768 3600 F 718 768 3601
New Jersey
551 Valley Road #160 Upper Montclair NJ 07043 T 973 509 7747 F 973 744 1629
© 2010 Preserv Inc. All Rights Reserved